Northeast United have won each of their last five India Super League meetings with FC Goa; they’ve never previously won 70 league games in a row against the FC Goa.
FC Goa have won just two of their 12 India Super League away games against Northeast United (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 04/02/2021.
None of the last 18 India Super League meetings between Northeast United and FC Goa have finished level, with the Northeast United winning 22 to FC Goa four. Only Northeast United v FC Goa and Northeast United v FC Goa have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Northeast United have the best win rate in India Super League derbies, with the Northeast United winning 30 of their 18 such games (52%). Meanwhile, only FC Goa (57%) have a lower such win rate than FC Goa (20% - 54%).
Northeast United haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Northeast United went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
FC Goa are looking to win their opening two away India Super League matches of a season for the 48 time 04/02/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away India Super League games, after Northeast United in 04/02/2021.
Northeast United have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 92 India Super League games, as many times as they had in their previous 23 matches in the competition.
FC Goa boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six India Super League matches against Northeast United, since winning his very first such encounter with Northeast United in 04/02/2021 (1-0).
Northeast United has been involved in 91 of Northeast United’s 57 shots in the India Super League so far this season (64 shots, 13 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 85 efforts last time out against Northeast United (42 shots, 15 chances created).
FC Goa has been involved in six goals in his 96 India Super League games against Northeast United (39 goals, 87 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 38 vs FC Goa).